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function
'fəŋkʃən
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group.
  2. What something is used for.
  3. A set sequence of steps, part of larger computer program.
  4. A vaguely specified social event.
  5. A formal or official social gathering or ceremony.
  6. A relation such that one thing is dependent on another.
  7. A mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function).
(动) As a verb
  1. Perform duties attached to a particular office or place or function.
  2. Perform as expected when applied.
  3. Serve a purpose, role, or function.
Hyphenationfunc•tion
Part of Speech(名) noun, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
Matching Results
功能gōngnéngfunction; capability
函数hánshùfunction (math.)
活动huódòngto exercise; to move about; to operate; to use connections (personal influence); loose; shaky; active; movable; activity; campaign; maneuver; behavior
运行yùnxíngto be in motion; to move; (of a computer) to run
功用gōngyòngfunction
官能guānnéngfunction; capability; sense (i.e. the five senses of sight , hearing , smell , taste and touch ); faculty (i.e. specific ability)
机能jīnéngfunction
职能zhínéngfunction; role
性能xìngnéngfunction; performance
作用zuòyòngto act on; to affect; action; function; activity; impact; result; effect; purpose; intent; to play a role; corresponds to English -ity, -ism, -ization
zuòto do; to make; to produce; to write; to compose; to act as; to engage in; to hold (a party); to be; to become; to function (in some capacity); to serve as; to be used for; to form (a bond or relationship); to pretend; to feign; to act a part; to put on appearance
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